Tokyo RNA Club

The 26th Meeting

We are pleased to announce Tokyo RNA Club, the 26th meeting, to be held on December 6th, 2019. Tokyo RNA Club aims to facilitate interactions between local (especially young) researchers and leading RNA scientists from around the world. To attend, please complete the registration form below.


Yuka Iwasaki (Keio University)

Mikiko Siomi (The University of Tokyo)

Shinichi Nakagawa (Hokkaido University)

Haruhiko Siomi (Keio University)

Date: December 6th (Friday), 2019 [Poster]

Time: 13:00–18:30 (Social gathering starting from 18:40)

Venue: 1F Lounge of Center for Integrated Medical Research, Keio University School of Medicine [Building #12 on the Map]

Fee: Free (1,000 JPY to join the social gathering), please pre-register from the form below.


13:00- Opening Remarks

  • 13:05- Hiroshi Sasaki (Harvard University, USA)
  • 13:35- Sheila Teves (University of British Columbia, Canada)
  • 14:05- Sonomi Yamaguchi (University of Tokyo)
  • 14:20- Ting Han (National Institute of Biological Sciences, China)

14:50- Coffee Break

  • 15:10- Martin Jinek (University of Zurich, Switzerland)
  • 15:40- Seung Woo Cho (Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, Korea)
  • 16:10- Ayumi Nishi (University of Tokyo)
  • 16:25- Yue Wan (Genome Institute of Singapore, Singapore)

16:55- Coffee Break

  • 17:15- Gideon Dreyfuss (University of Pennsylvania, USA)
  • 17:45- Tomohiro Yamazaki (Hokkaido University)
  • 18:00- Steve Mao (Science, USA)

18:30- Closing Remarks

18:40- Social gathering